The Kingston Mining District

Mines and mining districts are ill defined.  Geographic coverage and names have varied over time.  In general, the mines listed here are to the vicinity of Kingston, New Mexico. 

The following is a listing of the mines of the Kingston Mining District, the minerals that were taken from the mines, blogs on the Black Range Rag about the mines, and links to other material about the mines.  Blog entries which are dates (e.g. March 23, 1883) are links to blogs about the issue of The Black Range newspaper of that date.

See The Mines of Kingston New Mexico, a public relations piece published by The Kingston Tribune in 1883.


THE MINES OF THE KINGSTON MINING DISTRICT


ANDY JOHNSON MINE (LADRONE GULCH CAMP)

  • Minerals:  Malachite


BLACK COLT MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


BLACK-EYED SUSAN MINE (LADRONE GULCH CAMP)

  • Minerals:  Rhodochrosite


BRUSH HEAP MINE (LADRONE GULCH CAMP)


BULLION MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


CALEDONIA MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


CARBONATE CREEK MINE


CLIMAX MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


COMSTOCK MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)

  • Minerals:   Acanthite    Rhodochrosite    Rhodonite


GENERAL JACKSON MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


GREY EAGLE MINE - SOUTH PERCHA CREEK


GYPSY MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


ILLINOIS MINE (LADRONE GULCH CAMP)


IRON KING MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


KANGAROO MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


KINGSTON MINE


LADRONE GULCH CAMP 

  • Andy Johnson Mine
  • Black-eyed Susan Mine
  • Brush Heap Mine
  • Illinois Mine
  • United States Mine


LADY FRANKLIN CAMP

  • Black Colt Mine
  • Bullion Mine
  • Caledonia Mine
  • Climax Mine
  • Comstock Mine
  • General Jackson Mine
  • Gypsy
  • Iron King Mine
  • Kangaroo Mine
  • Lady Franklin Mine
  • Picket Springs Mine
  • Stowe Mine
  • Superior Mine


LADY FRANKLIN MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)

  • Minerals:   Acanthite    Alabandite    Rhodochrosite    Rhodonite


LOOKOUT MINE

  • Minerals:   Bromargyrite    Silver


MINERAL CREEK MINE


PICKET SPRINGS MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


SILVER QUEEN GROUP


SOLITAIRE


STOWE MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


SUPERIOR MINE (LADY FRANKLIN CAMP)


TALL PINE MINE


UNITED STATES MINE (LADRONE GULCH CAMP)


VIRGINIA MINE



 

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